The National Fire Protection Association has some great advice for safe grilling this summer. Please visit the NFPA website for more information and videos to test your knowledge.
Know the signs of heat illness and take action!
Visit the CDC website and ready.gov for more information.
The Summer Open Burn Ban runs from May 1 - September 30 and includes 54 counties in Georgia.
Georgia EPD District Office Locations and Contact Information
In Atlanta, durin...
Flash Floods and Floods
The typical thunderstorm is 15 miles in diameter and lasts an average of 30 minutes. Despite their small size, ALL thunderstorms are dangerous! Of the estimated 100,000 thunderstorms
that occur each year in the United States, about 10 percent are ...
Do you know the difference between a National Weather Service Severe Thunderstorm Watch and a Severe Thunderstorm Warning?
Severe Thunderstorm Watch: Be Prepared!
Severe thunderstorms are possible in and near the watch area. Stay informed and be ready to ac...
The MFD SAFE program provides Home Fire Safety Visits for all of the City of Marietta community. When requested, members of the MFD will meet you and your family at your home. There we will assess, and discuss, things that you can do...